The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 132 140 138
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 14 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 1.09% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.13% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 19
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Applications Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2157 2213 2464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 96.51% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1804 1981
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 8 £42,500 -
Royston +1 3 £45,000 +16.88%
Stevenage - 1 - -
Applications Developer
East of England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title.

1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) Finance
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 20 (74.07%) Windows
4 19 (70.37%) C#
5 17 (62.96%) SQL
6 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
7 14 (51.85%) HTML
7 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (48.15%) IIS
8 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
9 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
9 11 (40.74%) XML
9 11 (40.74%) Web Development
9 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
10 10 (37.04%) MVC
11 9 (33.33%) XSL
11 9 (33.33%) TDD
11 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
11 9 (33.33%) Ajax
11 9 (33.33%) User Stories
11 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
12 8 (29.63%) OO
13 7 (25.93%) Oracle
13 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (25.93%) WPF
14 6 (22.22%) VB
15 5 (18.52%) Java

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) PeopleTools
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 11 (40.74%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
5 9 (33.33%) Ajax
5 9 (33.33%) XSL
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (25.93%) WPF
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
8 4 (14.81%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) Middleware
9 3 (11.11%) REST
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (7.41%) LINQ
10 2 (7.41%) NHibernate
10 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (7.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (40.74%) Web Development
3 10 (37.04%) MVC
4 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 9 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) User Stories
5 8 (29.63%) OO
6 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.81%) Time Management
7 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) VB
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.41%) VB6
7 2 (7.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
1 5 (18.52%) HND
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) IBM
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) PeopleSoft